Yumbulagang Palace is located on the top of small hill. The whole palace looks like a big bunker.
Yumbulagang Palace is first imperial palace in Tibet which was built by Tibetan King Nyatri Tsanpo in the 2nd century BC.
At the begging, it was a palace, then it was changed into a temple by 5th Dalai Lama. The statue of Songtsan Gampo and Princess Wencheng are offered in the main hall.
Yumbulagang Palace is dividing in to two parts: the front part is palace with several layers and the back part is castle with watching towers.
There are many pictures on the walls with beautiful murals which tell the history of Tibet.